Technology http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6698/more en Save Mart launches new rewards app http://supermarketnews.com/technology/save-mart-launches-new-rewards-app <div class="node-body article-body">Save Mart Supermarkets has launched a new rewards program driven by an integrated smartphone platform, with its Lucky Stores division scheduled to offer the same program March 18.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/save-mart-launches-new-rewards-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/save-mart-launches-new-rewards-app#comments Latest News Technology California Nevada Save Mart Supermarkets Wed, 04 Mar 2015 22:15:00 +0000 511561 at http://supermarketnews.com Technology and customer-centric strategies transform meat department into destination http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/technology-and-customer-centric-strategies-transform-meat-department-desti <div class="node-body article-body">A focus on the essentials and technology of the meat case</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/technology-and-customer-centric-strategies-transform-meat-department-desti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/technology-and-customer-centric-strategies-transform-meat-department-desti#comments Technology Store Design & Construction Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:58:00 +0000 511091 at http://supermarketnews.com More people use mobile devices to buy groceries than any other retail category http://supermarketnews.com/more-people-use-mobile-devices-buy-groceries-any-other-retail-category <div class="node-body link-body">Business Insider reports that when it comes to buying stuff online, most people still prefer PCs, but mobile is becoming an increasingly important sales channel for one particular retail industry above all others: Groceries.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/more-people-use-mobile-devices-buy-groceries-any-other-retail-category" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Recommended Reading Tue, 24 Feb 2015 18:07:00 +0000 510501 at http://supermarketnews.com Publix prepares to switch to smart-card system http://supermarketnews.com/publix-prepares-switch-smart-card-system <div class="node-body link-body">The new credit-card terminals started appearing in Publix Super Markets stores a few weeks ago with little fanfare. But the new smart-card terminals represent a big step for Publix and are part of a nationwide project to thwart credit card fraud with microchip-enabled cards. The Tampa Tribune reports.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/publix-prepares-switch-smart-card-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Recommended Reading Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:08:00 +0000 508481 at http://supermarketnews.com Cybersecurity called imperative for independents http://supermarketnews.com/technology/cybersecurity-called-imperative-independents <div class="node-body article-body">Independent grocers need to be especially aware of the dangers of cyber-breaches and how to protect themselves. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/cybersecurity-called-imperative-independents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/cybersecurity-called-imperative-independents#comments Latest News Technology 2015 NGA Show National Grocers Association NGA Wed, 11 Feb 2015 00:20:00 +0000 506661 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Wakefern&#39;s Ken Grogan, Sendik&#39;s Paul Doty, URM Stores&#39; Ray Sprinkle and First Data&#39;s&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">Paul Kleinschnitz</span><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px;">.</span></p> Unified emphasizes ROI in digital programs http://supermarketnews.com/2015-nga-show/unified-emphasizes-roi-digital-programs <div class="node-body article-body">Retailers need to evaluate ROI carefully when faced with a growing number of digital tools ranging from mobile apps to social media, said Grant Lunde of Unified Grocers at The NGA Show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2015-nga-show/unified-emphasizes-roi-digital-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2015-nga-show/unified-emphasizes-roi-digital-programs#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Technology 2015 NGA Show National Grocers Association NGA Unified Grocers Tue, 10 Feb 2015 21:01:00 +0000 506641 at http://supermarketnews.com Can independents maintain their local marketing edge? http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/can-independents-maintain-their-local-marketing-edge <div class="node-body video-body">Can independents maintain their local marketing edge even as technology for personalized offerings gains wider use across retail channels?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/can-independents-maintain-their-local-marketing-edge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/can-independents-maintain-their-local-marketing-edge#comments Retail & Financial Technology Marketing Videos Organic & Natural 2015 NGA Show National Grocers Association NGA Mon, 09 Feb 2015 11:00:00 +0000 506301 at http://supermarketnews.com Consumer-driven trends center on convenience, health and smaller stores in 2015 http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/consumer-driven-trends-center-convenience-health-and-smaller-stores-2015-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Consumers will force grocers to rethink not only what, where and how they sell, but also the size of their stores.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/consumer-driven-trends-center-convenience-health-and-smaller-stores-2015-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/consumer-driven-trends-center-convenience-health-and-smaller-stores-2015-0#comments Technology Store Design & Construction Fri, 23 Jan 2015 06:58:00 +0000 504841 at http://supermarketnews.com Refrigerant gas phaseouts bring indigestion http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigerant-gas-phaseouts-bring-indigestion <div class="field-byline"> Terry McIver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In July, the EPA issued a new Notice of Public Rule that will seek to delist some refrigerants commonly used in supermarkets, condensing units and commercial refrigeration equipment. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigerant-gas-phaseouts-bring-indigestion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigerant-gas-phaseouts-bring-indigestion#comments Technology Sustainability Refrigeration Registration 2015 Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 501481 at http://supermarketnews.com Stop & Shop stores certified LEED Silver http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/stop-shop-stores-certified-leed-silver <div class="node-body article-body">Stop & Shop and parent Ahold USA on Wednesday said stores in the Massachusetts towns of Wayland, Hyannis and Hyde Park have received Leadership in Energy and Efficient Design (LEED) Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/stop-shop-stores-certified-leed-silver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/stop-shop-stores-certified-leed-silver#comments Latest News Technology Store Design & Construction Sustainability Ahold USA Stop & Shop 2015 Wed, 07 Jan 2015 19:42:00 +0000 501921 at http://supermarketnews.com